Lawton Chiles Jr.

Lawton Mainor Chiles Jr. was an American politician from the U.S. state of Florida. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Lawton Chiles Jr. has 141 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1983 Senate Committee as a Democratic Senator for Florida. The year with the most videos was 1988 with 35 videos as a State Representative. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 1998 with an average of 595 views per program. Most appearances with Bill Clinton (13), Roy Romer (10), Pete Wilson (9). Most common tags: Florida, Governor, Commercials.

Appearances by Title:


c. January 8, 1991 - c. February 22, 1998 Videos: 64 U.S. Senator, D-FL January 1, 1971 - January 1, 1989 Videos: 66 State Representative,
c. February 22, 1958 - c. February 13, 1966 Videos: 9

Recent Appearances

  • Governor Lawton Chiles Funeral

    Governor Lawton Chiles Funeral

    Friends and relatives honored the life and accomplishments of Governor Chiles at his funeral.

  • Florida State of the State Address

    Florida State of the State Address

    Governor Chiles delivered his final state of the state address. He spoke about his agenda for his last year in office,…

  • Opening Plenary

    Opening Plenary

    The National Governors' Association conducted the opening Plenary Session of its annual Winter Meeting. Governors from…

  • Tobacco Settlement and Medicaid Funds

    Tobacco Settlement and Medicaid Funds

    Subcommittee members heard testimony from state attorneys general, governors and administration officials on the use of…

  • Health Care Fraud Prevention

    Health Care Fraud Prevention

    President Clinton announced legislation he was sending to Congress to combat fraud in Medicare and Medicaid. It would give…

  • Florida State of the State Address

    Florida State of the State Address

    Governor Chiles delivered his annual state of the state address to an audience of state legislators, state government…

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Historical Member of Congress Record

Former Ideology Rankings

Ideology data is based on DW-NOMINATE statistics developed by Keith Poole and Howard Rosenthal. More information can be found at Voteview .


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